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About Vision Health

Learn more about the fundamentals of vision health and vision loss.

Fast Facts – a list of many facts regarding vision health and vision loss

Common Eye Disorders – a high level summary of common disorders related to vision loss

Eye Health Tips – simple tips for healthy eyes

Burden of Vision Loss – provides present and predicted future estimates of vision impairment and loss among U.S. adults

Comorbid Conditions – displays chronic conditions associated with vision loss

Health Across Lifespan – some vision health information regarding three different stages of life

Vision Loss: A Public Health Problem – answers questions about the public health burden of vision loss

Preserving Vision in Patients with Diabetes

Contact Us:
  • The Vision Health Initiative (VHI)
    4770 Buford Highway
    Mail Stop K-10
    Atlanta, GA 30341-3724
  • 800-CDC-INFO
    TTY: (888) 232-6348
    8am-8pm ET/Monday-Friday
    Closed Holidays
  • Contact CDC-INFO The U.S. Government's Official Web PortalDepartment of Health and Human Services
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